Stanley P. Appleyard
1948 - 2019
Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home
201 Spring Street
Milesburg, PA
Stanley P. Appleyard August 5, 1948October 18, 2019 Stanley P. Appleyard, 71 of Howard, passed away at Mount Nittany Medical Center, surrounded by his family on Friday, October 18, 2019. Stanley was born on August 5, 1948, in Bellefonte a son of the late Charles and Betty (Hazel) Appleyard. Stanley is survived by his daughter, Traci L. Conway and her husband Scott, of Howard, his son, Michael P. Appleyard and his wife Nicole, of Wallaceton, his brother, Thomas C. Appleyard of Houtzdale. Also surviving are his 6 grandchildren; Stephen Conway (Brooke) of Howard, Blaine and Aidan Appleyard of Bellefonte, Jerek, Jaron, and Jalynn Garman all of Wallaceton; 2 great-grandsons, Leonardo James Conway and Kobe Michael Bechdel both of Howard. He was a member of Romola Bible Church. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army in December, 1970. A Vietnam Veteran, he was awarded the Bronze Star during Tet Offensive. He then attended the Central PA Institute of Science and Technology in Pleasant Gap, earning a certificate of completion in Auto Body Fender and Repair. Subsequently, he retired as a truck driver for Davidson Brothers Trucking. Stanley enjoyed assembling model cars, especially classic models and could talk at length concerning the mechanics of most vehicles. He loved watching western movies and listening to classic 50's and 60's oldies and classic country music. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, David Green. Family and friends will be received on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 10:30 AM-12 noon at the Romola Bible Church, Curtin Twp., Centre Co. with the funeral services to follow at 12 noon with Pastor Robert Maurer and Pastor William Livermore officiating. Burial will be in Romola Bible Church Cemetery, where military honors will be accorded. Memorial contributions may be made to The Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home, PO Box 288, Milesburg, PA 16853 in memory of Stanley P. Appleyard. Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Inc. 201 Spring St., Milesburg. Online condolences may be made at
Published by Centre Daily Times on Oct. 20, 2019.
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Romola Bible Church
Curtin Twp., Centre Co., PA
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Romola Bible Church
Curtin Twp., Centre Co., PA
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Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home
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Sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in the memories you've made.
Jack and Sue Lambert
October 25, 2019
Sorry for your loss. I met Stan decades ago at the Bellefonte VFW. I haven't seen him in a while, but remember what a good man he was.
Karen Poorman
October 24, 2019
So sorry for ur loss
He'll be missed
The Felkers
Dara &
Emma Rider
October 23, 2019
Brian Amesse
October 21, 2019
My condolences to Stan's family. We were friends as kids in Bellefonte. He was a good man.
James Kerschner
October 21, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. Trust in God to give you the love and strength in your time of need.
Bill & Dot Eminhizer
October 21, 2019
My sincere condolences to the family. May God comfort and keep you during your time of loss and take comfort in the memories you hold dear to your heart.
Sharon Stamm
October 20, 2019
To Stanley's Family, he was a friend for many years. He will be dearly missed by many. Prayers for you in your time of sorry. May God Bless Stanley & all whom knew him.
Rick Irvin
October 20, 2019
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